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Reference Number 14199
Position Title Care Service Employee | Carer | Residential Aged Care | Canberra, ACT
Employment Type Casual
Organisation Aged Care Plus
Location Mountain View Aged Care Plus Centre
Award/Enterprise Agreement TSA Aged Care EBA
Position Summary

CARE SERVICE EMPLOYEE – MOUNTAIN VIEW AGED CARE CENTRE - NARRABUNDAH, ACT

  • Casual roles available - must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including nights and weekends
  • Join a passionate and supportive team - Utilise your caring and warm approach
  • Award winning not for profit aged care provider

 

About us

The Salvation Army (TSA) Aged Care currently operates 2000 residential care places across 20 residential aged care facilities, seven retirement villages and approximately 480 Commonwealth Home Care Packages. As a leading faith based organisation, we take a person centred approach to care and are committed to meeting the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of each of our care recipients. At The Salvation Army we have a heart for people – a deep and powerful need to care for others. Our Better Practice and other international awards are a testament to the importance we place on providing the best care.  


About the Role

We are seeking a dedicated and professional Care Service Employee for our Mountain View Aged Care Centre, a warm and inviting aged care centre that offers all levels of care including short term respite care. The Centre is located just minutes away from public transport, central Canberra, Manuka and local health services..  In the role of Care Service Employee, you will build strong, positive relationships with our residents and be responsible for the delivery of personal care and assistance to meet individual needs. The role is to deliver a homely and loving environment by providing care with compassion, integrity and dignity.


You will have

  • An appreciation of and the ability and willingness to promote and support the values and ethos of The Salvation Army.
  • Certificate III or IV in Aged Care and current First Aid Certificate
  • Understanding of WHS and infection control principles
  • An understanding of residents’ changing care needs and how this translates in ACFI reviews
  • Computer literacy and experience with documentation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A commitment to continuous improvement
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability and willingness to work a variety of shifts

 

How to Apply

If you wish to bring your talents to a supportive but highly professional Centre community, apply online by following the steps below:

 

External Applicants

1. Click the 'Apply Now' button

2. Click the 'Register & Apply' button to complete the online form and application

 
Current Salvation Army Employees

1. Click the Apply Now button

2. Click 'Login & Apply' button 

3. If you do not have a password, click the 'Forgotton password or username' link.

4. Enter your payslip email address and follow the prompts (If you experience difficulties, please contact your local HR team.)

  

Applications must include a current resume and cover letter addressing your suitability against the above criteria. To ensure your resume is noticed, please complete the online application form as well as the screening questions.

Applications will be assessed upon receipt - apply today!


For further information please contact Katrina Cubit on 02 6295 1044

Offers of employment will be subject to a national criminal history record check. Please note to apply for this position you must have the right to work in Australia.

Closing Date 26/04/2019
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AESDT) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.